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Robert Channick
Media reporter/writer for the Chicago Tribune
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Intimidation, Pressure and Humiliation: Inside Trump’s Two-Year War on the Investigations Encircling Him
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Chicago Tribune Biz Feb 18
When electric truck-maker Rivian came to Normal in 2016, “The general tone for the first year, year and a half was, is this real or not?” said Mayor Chris Koos. “Now I think there’s a lot of optimism.”
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Kim Quillen Feb 18
A downstate Illinois town didn't quite know what to think when a startup electric truck manufacturer announced plans 3 years ago to take over the local shuttered Mitsubishi plant. Now that Amazon has invested in venture, hopes are rising in Normal, Ill.
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Robert Channick Feb 17
Optimism returns to Normal, Ill as electric truck startup , fresh off investment, gets closer to reopening shuttered Mitsubishi plant
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Robert Channick Feb 16
Optimism returns to Normal as electric truck startup Rivian gains traction
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Kim Quillen Feb 15
The Tesla of trucks? Amazon will lead a $700 million investment in a nascent manufacturer that is gearing up to build electric trucks and SUVs at a plant in downstate Illinois.
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Robert Channick Feb 15
The Tesla of trucks? Rivian lands $700 million Amazon-led investment as it powers up in Normal
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Robert Channick Feb 15
Rivian, perhaps the Tesla of trucks, lands $700 million Amazon-led investment as it powers up in Normal
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Robert Channick Feb 15
Electric truck startup receives $700 million investment led by
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Robert Channick Feb 14
End of free games on local : Team partners with to launch regional sports network in 2020
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Robert Channick Feb 13
End of free games on local : Team partners with to launch regional sports network in 2020
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Robert Channick Feb 13
Get ready to pay to watch the at home: Team partners with to launch regional sports network in 2020
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Kim Quillen Feb 13
The Chicago Cubs are teaming with Sinclair Broadcast Group to launch a regional sports network in February 2020 that will become the exclusive television home of the Cubs.
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Robert Channick Feb 13
and team up to launch regional sports network in 2020
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Robert Channick Feb 11
PR firm Edelman names Leo Burnett exec behind campaign as chief creative officer
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Robert Channick Feb 11
PR firm Edelman names Leo Burnett ad exec behind campaign as chief creative officer
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Kim Quillen Feb 10
A year and a half after Taiwanese electronics giant Foxconn announced plans for a $10 billion factory in southeastern Wisconsin, a central question remains: Where are the jobs? "It doesn't strike me as a feasible project."
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Chicago Tribune Feb 10
Foxconn had only 178 employees on board in Wisconsin as of December, missing its first year-end hiring target of 1,040 by juuuuuuuuust a few
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Robert Channick Feb 9
Mount Pleasant was to be the electronics manufacturing capital of North America, but as changes plans for factory, job promises fall short
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Robert Channick Feb 8
As changes Wisconsin plans, promises fall short
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